The program provides "last dollar" funding to lower-income students that still have a need for aid after all federal, state, local and private scholarships and grants have been secured. Must be a U.S. citizen, high school graduate, resident of one of nine participating counties in Southwestern Pennsylvania (Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Lawrence, Washington or Westmoreland county), and have a minimum 2.0 GPA.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $3,500
Number of Awards
10 - 500
Application Deadline
May 31
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
African-American/Black
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Pennsylvania
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director of Student Services
NEED
Address
The Law and Finance Building 429 Fourth Avenue, 20th Floor
City, State, Zip
Pittsburgh, PA , 15219
Telephone
(412) 566-2760
E-mail
rbrooks@needld.org
Website
Website

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